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XVI, M'crind-}\par \pard \plain \cbpat8\ql\li53\fi0\ri0\sb0\sa0\sl-242\slmult0 \f2\fs20{\b0\i\cf1\charscalex86\expndtw3\f2\cchs0\lang1033\fs21 Ancient India as described by Megastbenes and Arrian^ \i0 p. 225.) \super\charscalex100\expndtw-2 a\nosupersub Curtius, VIII, 14, M'crindle's \i Invasion by Alexander, \i0 p. 211.}\par \pard \plain \cbpat8\ql\li7\fi0\ri0\sb0\sa0\sl-202\slmult0\tx127 \f2\fs20{\b0\i0\super\cf1\charscalex82\expndtw0\f2\cchs0\lang1033\fs22 2{\charscalex100\expndtw0\tab }\nosupersub\expndtw5 Arrian, V, 19, \i Ibid.> \i0 p. 109.}\par \pard \plain \cbpat8\ql\li7\fi0\ri0\sb2\sa0\sl-202\slmult0\tx127 \f2\fs20{\b0\i0\super\cf1\charscalex82\expndtw0\f2\cchs0\lang1033\fs22 3{\charscalex100\expndtw0\tab }\nosupersub\i\expndtw5 Ibid.   \i0 In a recent paper \i (Proceedings of the Second Indian His-\line \charscalex90\expndtw4 Congress, \i0 Allahabad, 1938, pp. 85-91), Dr. H.C. 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